SOURCE: Scotiabank


July 15, 2015 19:25 ET

Scotiabank Reduces Prime Lending Rate

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 15, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it is decreasing its Canadian dollar prime lending rate from 2.85 per cent to 2.70 per cent, effective July 16, 2015.

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